Dr Bill Bamford

Research Interests

  • Tunnelling and mining engineering, Underground space development and utilisation (Rock cutting, breaking and excavation, Earth-sheltered housing)

Recent Publications

  1. Lai F, Bamford W, Yuen S, Li T. Economic Significance of Geotechnical Uncertainties in Open Pit Mines. 11th Australia - New Zealand Conference on Geomechanics (ANZ 2012) Conference Proceedings. ANZ 2012. 2012.
  2. Lai FJ, Bamford W, Yuen S, Li T. Incorporating Economic Risk in Pit Slope Designs. Seventh Large Open Pit Mining Conference 2010. The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. 2010.
  3. Lai F, Bamford W, Yuen S, Li. Implementing value at risk in slope risk evaluation. 3rd International Symposia on Rock Slope Stability in Open Pit Mining and Civil Engineering 2009. Universidad de los Andes. 2009.
  4. Lai F, Bamford W, Yuen S, Li T. Use of Value at Risk to assess economic risk of open pit slope designs. Aus I M M Bulletin. The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. 2009, Vol. 2.
  5. Duffield C, Gad E, Bamford W. Investigation into the structural behavior of a mine brick barricade. Transactions of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration. Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration. 2005, Vol. 318.
  6. Duffield C, Gad E, Bamford W. Investigation into the structural Failure of mine brick barricades. Aus I M M Bulletin. The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. 2003, Vol. 2.

Bill Bamford

Level: 02 Room: 208
Engineering Block B, Parkville
University of Melbourne
3010 Australia

T: 8344 4507
F: 8344 4616
E: bill@bamfornrocks.com.au


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